Software Systems Specialist II - IR-AAIR Operations


Job Number: 101010
Category: Information Technology
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 522005 - IR-AAIR Operations
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

High school graduation supplemented by successful completion of vocational training in computer programming and five (5) years computer operation and programming experience, including at least one (1) year as Software Systems Specialist I or equivalent.

Job Duties

  • Participates in analysis of software system problems of moderate complexity and formulates and implements solutions to such problems.
  • Performs programming, testing, and documentation.
  • Recommends development of system routines needed for efficient use of computer system resources; designs approved routines; oversees implementation.
  • May specialize in specific area of system software, such as telecommunications or information systems with responsibility for implementation and maintenance.
  • Periodically participates in planning of enhancements and modifications to software; identifies impact of such changes.
  • Trains Software Systems Specialists I as required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Candidate will be responsible for the IT and AV needs of new UT Southwestern Simulation Center, dedicated to training students, trainees, and physicians.
  • This space includes six inpatient simulation rooms, 20 standardized patient rooms, five high fidelity suites and multi-purpose skill labs, along with virtual reality and robotic suites.
  • Position requires a strong skillset in both IT and AV technologies to include Windows, Mac, Crestron, general AV (cameras, projectors, speakers, Mic, etc), 3D printers, Newline Monitors, and Breeze video players.
  • Experience supporting SIM IQ, EMS viewer, or similar software a plus.
  • Candidate will be a liaison between the various support groups on campus (Desktop, AV, Network, SysOps, etc) and ensure that the needs of the SimLab are met.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.